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William Tell Express  

2015-16 Rates Prices are in Australian Dollars and are subject to currency fluctuation.

Duration: 3 Days / 2 Nights

Destination: Lucerne » Wilhelm Tell Express » Lugano
- Can be travelled in reverse -

See two of the most attractive regions of Switzerland - Lucerne and the Italian-speaking Lugano. Lucerne on Lake Lucerne is famous for its old covered wooden bridge with a variety of restaurants, lakeside promenades and shopping awaits you. Lugano is an ideal tourist and health resort during spring and autumn.

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  Wilhelm Tell Express


Day 1 | Arrive Lucerne
Arrival in Lucerne by train 1st class from Swiss border or any Swiss airport. Overnight in Lucerne.

Day 2 | Lucerne – William Tell to Lugano
Board the Wilhelm Tell paddle steamer for the cruise to Flüelen (usually operated by paddle steamer, sometimes by motor boat). From Flüelen you continue your journey through the famous Gotthard tunnel to Bellinzona in a 1st class panoramic car. Change train and continue your journey to Lugano. Overnight in Lugano. (B,L)

Day 3 | Depart Lugano
Return to Swiss border or airport or alternatively continue your stay
in Switzerland. (B)


Price includes:

  • Swiss Card Charming Swiss Tour with 2 first-class rail transfers (from Swiss border or airport- Lucerne/Lugano - Swiss border or airport)
  • Train ticket in 1st class from Lucerne – Lugano with the Willhelm Tell Express via Flüelen
  • Seat reservation for William Tell Express,
    meal voucher CHF 19 pp redeemable on board the boat
    and a souvenir
  • 1 night in Lucerne
    1 night in Lugano
    in a room with private facilities and breakfast daily
  • Service charges, taxes and VAT

Does not include:

  • Train seat reservations unless otherwise stated

Trip Map:

Wilhelm Tell Express

Dates and Rates

Prices are starting from, per person.

William Tell Express
3 Days / 2 Nights
Prices from:
3 Star Hotel 4 Star Hotel
Twin Single Twin Single
1-10 Apr 2015,
1 Oct - 2015 - 31 Mar 2016
759 844 914 1061
11 Apr - 30 Sep 2015 784 882 933 1073
Additional nights
1-10 Apr 2015,
1 Oct - 2015 - 31 Mar 2016
124/ o/r 203 / o/r 189 / o/r 260 / o/r
11 Apr - 30 Sep 2015
150/141 201/189 207/234 273/312
For the hotel listing for the above package click here
Child and Seniors rates on application. Excludes Christmas and New Year Periods.

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